Carrageenan Gum, Iota

Rated 4.7 out of 5
3 Reviews
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Price (250g) 4+: $18.00ea

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INCI: Chondrus Chrispus Extract

Carrageenans are polysaccharides extracted from seaweed that form gels at room temperature. They are widely used in topical products as thickeners and stablisers There are three types each producing a gel of varying viscosity. Iota Carrgageenan produces a medium viscocity, elastic, weak gel and is recommended for suspensions, lotions and creams. 

Usage: 0.2 - 2%
pH: <3.5
Charge: Anionic
Method: Slurry in a humectant such as glycerine, proplyene glycol or propanediol before adding to water phase or use high shear.

This product is intended for external use only

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Reviewed by Sandra N.
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I recommend this product
Rated 4 out of 5
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Good

Does what it's supposed to do

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Reviewed by Kathleen M.
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very fascinating product.

Carrageen thickens homemade creams into a more luxurious consistency.

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Reviewed by Tessa C.
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Great thickener

I'm using this to create aloe gel with aloe concentrate. It's great to be able to make up just what I need.

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